Astrology: Fact or Fiction? (Part 1 – Zodiac Signs)

Constellations and Zodiac Signs

Being born and brought up in India, I knew about astrology in my younger days. I am not going to lie – I found it intriguing and interesting. The whole concept of how your personality, your compatibility with others around you and your future was determined by constellations filled me with awe. BUT… I grew up, learned science at school, read …

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Juice Plus+: What is it all about? Is it Good? Is it Bad?

Juice Plus+

On Thursday I tried Facebook Live for the first time ever. Lessons learned: Hold the phone vertically when you go live or people watching you on a computer will need to lie down. Don’t think naughty, you dirty minds! But this article is not about the Facebook Live, but about what I had shared in it – Juice Plus+. I had …

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Received a job offer in the UK via Email? Beware!

Beware of Employment Scams

In the last month alone, I had three friends and family members from India contact me about job offers/opportunities they had received from some of the UK-based companies. I am glad they got in touch with me because ALL of them turned out to be scams. Last week when a very dear and near member received an email, I decided …

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Fall Premiere’s I am Excitedly Waiting for (Part 2)

Fall Premiere of TV Shows (Part 2)

And here I am back with the next set of TV series I am eagerly waiting for this fall. You can read the first part of this post here. #6 – MacGyver (NEW) MacGyver is a reboot of the 1985–1992 ABC series of the same name. In this reimagining of the classic series, 20-something Angus MacGyver creates a clandestine organisation within …

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Fall Premiere’s I am Excitedly Waiting for (Part 1)

Fall Premiere of TV Shows (Part 1)

It is September and it is finally time for the of TV shows in the US. And here are the 10 shows that I am excitedly waiting for in the order of the dates their season premieres will be aired in the US. #1 – Lucifer Lucifer is an American fantasy police procedural comedy-drama television series developed by Tom Kapinos …

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Understand the Love Languages and Improve Relationships!

The 5 Love Languages

One of my this month’s read was The Five Love Languages by Dr Gary Chapman. This book has sold over 10 million copies in English and has also been translated into 49 other languages.  Dr Chapman’s expertise in marriage begins with the success and failures he and his wife Karolyn have experienced in their marriage for more than 45 years. He …

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Amazon Dash Button – the magic shopping button now in UK

Amazon Dash Button

Are you too busy to shop for household essentials? Do you forget to reorder dishwasher tablets or coffee capsules frequently? Then the retail giant Amazon has launched just the solution for you – the Amazon Dash Button. Amazon Dash Button is a Wi-Fi connected device that reorders your favourite product at the press of a button. From yesterday, Amazon Prime customers …

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Is Mental Accounting affecting your Financial Decisions?

Mental Accounting and Money Mistakes

A few of months back I was listening to this humorous NPR podcast called “Why Most Economists Might As Well Be Studying Unicorns” where Shankar Vedantam was having a conversation with the behavioural economist Richard Thaler. The conversation was mostly around Mental Accounting and Sunk-Cost Fallacy. If this is the first time you have heard of Richard Thaler, then these …

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EU Referendum: Brexit Wins. What Next?

The EU Referendum results were out a couple of hours ago and Brexit won. UK is the first country to exit the EU and I think it is one of the biggest blows to the EU (… and me… as I was rooting to Remain!) 🙁 UKIP leader Nigel Farage allegedly said: “Let June 23 go down in our history as our …

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